Mission Statement 

The Museum of Monterey is committed to provide innovative and dynamic learning opportunities focused on the region’s rich maritime, history, arts and cultural legacies for children and adults. Our diverse educational programs include tours, special events, lectures, film screenings, and community oriented activities. Our goal is to inspire visual and historical literacy, critical thinking, and creativity as well as a deep appreciation for out region’s beauty and complexity. 


School & Group Tours 





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Internship Program





Educational Programs are sponsored in part by the following:


Museum of Monterey
5 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-2608

Winter Hours of Operation
11am-5pm, Wednesday-Saturday
Noon-5pm, Sundays
Closed Mondays & Tuesdays

Summer Hours of Operation
10am-7pm, Tuesdays-Saturday
Noon-5pm, Sundays
Closed Mondays

We are closed on the following holidays:
    • New Year's Day
    • Thanksgiving
    • Christmas